Expert, Applied Technology Innovation, Novartis, Prague, Czech Republic
Welcome to the future of medicine.
Be part of a rapidly growing, diverse and high calibre team of passionate people who strive to make a difference. Join the Novartis team in Prague and enjoy our inspiring environment.
We offer a comprehensive compensation package, a wealth of opportunities for career development and an undeniably friendly culture.
Job Summary :
Novartis is currently searching for a Expert to join the IT team in Prague and work on Applied Technology Innovation.
Job Purpose :
As part of an part of an innovative multidisciplinary team you will be the focal point of collaborative innovative and agile teams that Experiment, rapidly incubate, and establish to scale digital platforms that deliver value to Novartis in areas like process automation, Cognitive Computing(AI, ML), Blockchain, IoT and advanced data analytics.
You quickly form collaborative multidisciplinary innovation virtual teams across various business and IT units to evaluate, prototype, socialize and industrialize new digital platforms and services that support Novartis objectives.
The Service Delivery Expert for Applied Technology Innovation is a strategic role that enables the Novartis Digital Strategy by driving a culture of innovation, developing and delivering disruptive innovative technology platforms and services.
You will align regularly with various stakeholders across the organization to contribute, shape and deliver defined elements of the Novartis Digital Strategy and technology innovation agenda.
You will innovate and deliver capabilities keeping them current and relevant to a rapidly changing business and industry context as well as reporting on progress on projects / programs.
Key Responsibilities :
Educate, Evangelize IT and business on new technologies and demystify the hype to drive realistic assessments
Own identification and development of use cases for business value leveraging new technologies in collaboration with business partners.
Be a focal point and product owner to rapidly prototype, incubate and setup for scaling to establish platforms and services bringing together a multidisciplinary team
Actively contribute to incubation labs infrastructure, processes and expansion
Support to foster and enhance innovation network (internal & external) to develop digital capabilities & ecosystem partnerships
Support identification of new tech and prioritization for digital strategy
Use rapid prototyping & iterative methods to prove and establish value. For identified technologies, launch to enterprise scale ensuring value is derived.
Ensuring integration and collaboration with the rest of the organization.
About us :
Novartis Global Service Center (NGSC) in Prague :
The Center, one of 5 around the world, delivers a broad variety of services to the Novartis worldwide. We have highly qualified teams in areas such as scientific and commercial services (known as Product Lifecycle Services), IT, Human Resources, Financial Reporting & Accounting, Procurement, Real Estate and Facility Services, Legal & Compliance, Finance and Communications.
Here’s some of the reasons we think you should join us :
A job with a purpose. At Novartis, we all contribute to our mission to discover new ways to improve and extend people’s lives.
A wealth of opportunities for career progression and working with best-in-class professionals.
A diverse team that reflects the rich diversity of our markets. Over 55 nationalities speaking with 30+ languages, all generations, and more than 44% of female.
Our modern and newly designed workplace is a pleasant place that reflects the need for flexible ways of working in order to bring new ideas to life.
We live by our values; we cherish not only what we do but also how we do it. .
Diversity & Inclusion mind-set. We aspire to move beyond stereotypes and bias to bring differences together, so we can see the world through the eyes of our patients and customers.
Our comprehensive compensation package includes :
Annual performance-based bonus;
Employee recognition scheme;
A benefits scheme above local legislation standards including pension and risk-life insurance, benefit package for health, education, culture and sport activities;
Healthcare program that offers easy access to comprehensive health care;
Variety of medical check-ups or consultations on-site;
An Employee Assistance Program;
25 days annual leave, 4 days paid sick leave and Christmas holiday;
Public transport allowance;
Flexible working arrangements including Home Office;
Support for a healthy lifestyle through the daily offering of fruit & vegetables.
We are looking forward to talking to you and sharing more about our broad range of opportunities.
The ideal candidate will have :
Experience in rapid innovation at scale
Experienced with Design Thinking and Agile teams
Demonstrated ability to quickly learn new technologies
Preferred experience in product development teams and experience of driving an entrepreneurial culture
Track record of industry experience and working along with complex enterprise IT landscapes and relationships
Demonstrated business and technical expertise and understanding of industry context, underlying business processes and systems
High commitment to meet business needs as well as service and operational level requirements
Novartis are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.